Freshman Raymond Tanui earned all-conference honors to help the New Mexico Highlands men’s cross country team place seventh in Saturday’s Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championships hosted by Western State in Gunnison, Colo.
Tanui ran 21st individually on the 8-kilometer course with a time of 27:09. The Kenya native earned second team All-RMAC honors for his effort.
Highlands amassed 207 team points, ranking the Cowboys in the middle of the pack of the 15-school race.
The NMHU women were 14th of 15 teams.